Principal, Family Trust at Amazon
Catherine Teitelbaum is the Principal, Family Trust for Amazon Kids. Catherine works to ensure that digital and hardware products including Amazon Kids, Amazon Kids+, Parent Dashboard, Fire Kids Edition tables, and Echo Dot Kids Editions continue to earn the trust of families around the world. Catherine is a former educator, industry veteran and recognized pioneer in online safety, product policy, educational technology, and the business of developing trustworthy digital products. Catherine has followed her belief in the value of digital technologies to provide children with open and free access to people and ideas.
Most recently, Catherine led Trust & Safety for Twitch, Amazon’s popular live-streaming service. For more than a decade, Catherine held senior positions within Yahoo, leading the award-winning Yahooligans and Yahoo! Education products as well as global policy initiatives. Catherine was a co-founder of the Yahoo Employee foundation —a grassroots, philanthropic organization with global non-profit donations totalling more than $20 million in cash grants. Catherine was the Chief Trust & Safety Officer at ASKFm, leading the safety turnaround of the teen Q&A app.